"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.